WebHostingHub vs WP Engine

WebHostingHub and WP Engine are two of the highest-rated web hosts out there. However, they are completely different. We’ll break down the comparison in detail below. At the end, we’ll give our best hosting advice.

Similarities:

  • Linux-based plans
  • 24/7 customer support
  • Lengthy money-back guarantees

Major Differences:

  • WebHostingHub has a 90 day money-back guarantee, while WP Engine offers a 60 day money-back guarantee
  • WebHostingHub uses the industry-standard cPanel
  • WebHostingHub does not have month-to-month payment plans
  • WP Engine has slightly faster page-loading speeds, and slightly more reliable uptime
  • WP Engine specializes in WordPress hosting
  • WP Engine has premium customerĀ support
  • WP Engine is significantly more expensive

Plans:

WebHostingHub hosting:
  • Shared
  • WordPress available for installation
WP Engine hosting:
  • WordPress
  • Managed WordPress

Prices:

WebHostingHub has far cheaper plans to choose from. With WebHostingHub, you can get plans for as low as $2.99/month, while WP Engine’s cheapest WordPress plan costs $29.00/month. That being said, WP Engine offers premium WordPress hosting.

Conclusion:

Although WP Engine is undoubtedly superior in terms of performance, and is arguably the best WordPress host out there, WebHostingHub is a better host in terms of value. WebHostingHub has solid uptime, page-loading speeds, technical support, and features, and has hosting plans for just $2.99/month. However, they are limited to just shared hosting. WP Engine is an amazing web host, but their extremely high prices put them out of reach for most people.

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